Robert J. Jackson

Columbia Law School

Associate Professor of Law

435 West 116th Street

New York, NY 10025

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

16

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

Corporate Political Speech: Who Decides?

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 124, pp. 83-117, 2010., Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 676
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2010
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Robert J. Jackson Jr.
Harvard Law School and Columbia Law School
Downloads 1,646 (6,602)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Public Corporation, Political Contributions, Campaign Finance, Citizens United

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Citation 27

Executive Pensions

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 823-855, 2005, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 507
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2009
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Robert J. Jackson Jr.
Harvard Law School and Columbia Law School
Downloads 1,546 (8,659)
Citation 27

Abstract:

Executive compensation, executive retirement benefits, executive pensions, stealth compensation, camouflage, pay for performance

Executive Pensions

NBER Working Paper No. w11907
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Jan 2006
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Robert J. Jackson Jr.
Harvard Law School and Columbia Law School
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Citation 27

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3.

The Law and Economics of Blockholder Disclosure

Harvard Business Law Review, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 40-60, Spring 2012, Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 702, Columbia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 405
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2015
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Robert J. Jackson Jr.
Harvard Law School and Columbia Law School
Downloads 1,547 (6,402)

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4.

Shining Light on Corporate Political Spending

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 101, April 2013, pp. 923-967, Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 728, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 431
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2014
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Robert J. Jackson Jr.
Harvard Law School and Columbia Law School
Downloads 1,466 (6,560)

Abstract:

Political spending, SEC, disclosure, transparency

5.

Toward a Constitutional Review of the Poison Pill

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 114, No. 6, pp. 1549-1594, October 2014, Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 772, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-386
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2014
Lucian A. Bebchuk and Robert J. Jackson Jr.
Harvard Law School and Columbia Law School
Downloads 1,027 (11,280)

Abstract:

Corporate governance, Mergers and acquisitions, takeovers, tender offers, antitakeover defenses, poison pill, Williams Act, preemption, state antitakeover statutes

6.

Pre-Disclosure Accumulations by Activist Investors: Evidence and Policy

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 39, No. 1, pp. 1-34, Fall 2013, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 13-33
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2015
Lucian A. Bebchuk, Alon Brav, Robert J. Jackson Jr. and Wei Jiang
Harvard Law School, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Columbia Law School and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Abstract:

Corporate governance, disclosure, Williams Act, takeovers, proxy fights, takeover defenses, poison pills, control contests, shareholder activism, activist investors, hedge funds, blockholders

7.

The 8-K Trading Gap

Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 524
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2016
Alma Cohen, Robert J. Jackson Jr. and Joshua Mitts
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, Columbia Law School and Columbia Law School
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Abstract:

Insider Trading, Securities Law, Corporate Law, Corporate Governance

8.

How the SEC Helps Speedy Traders

Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 501
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2014
Robert J. Jackson Jr. and Joshua Mitts
Columbia Law School and Columbia Law School
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Abstract:

securities law, high-frequency trading, information dissemination

9.

How Quickly Do Markets Learn? Private Information Dissemination in a Natural Experiment

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 15-6
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 01 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2016
Robert J. Jackson Jr., Wei Jiang and Joshua Mitts
Columbia Law School, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Columbia Law School
Downloads 186 (59,254)

Abstract:

Private information; information dissemination; informed trading

10.

The Hidden Nature of Executive Retirement Pay

Virginia Law Review No. 479 (2014), Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 475 , Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 14-27
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 20 May 2016
Robert J. Jackson Jr. and Colleen Honigsberg
Columbia Law School and Stanford Law School
Downloads 184 (99,021)

Abstract:

Executive compensation, executive retirement benefits, executive pensions, pay for performance, inside debt

11.

A New Method of Random Sampling to Reduce the Cost of Regulatory Monitoring

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 562
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Nov 2006
Robert J. Jackson Jr. and David Rosenberg
Columbia Law School and Harvard Law School
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13.

Is EU Merger Control Used for Protectionism? An Empirical Analysis

Journal for Empirical Legal Studies 14:4, December 2017, Forthcoming, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 571
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Jul 2017
Anu Bradford, Robert J. Jackson Jr. and Jonathon Zytnick
Columbia University, Columbia Law School and Columbia University
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Abstract:

European Commission, EU Merger Control, EU, protectionism, antitrust, antitrust protectionism

14.

The Rise of Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2017
Alon Bebchuk and Robert J. Jackson Jr.
Data Lab, Columbia Law School and Columbia Law School
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15.

How Does Legal Enforceability Affect Consumer Lending? Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 16-38
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 19 May 2016 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2017
Colleen Honigsberg, Robert J. Jackson Jr. and Richard Squire
Stanford Law School, Columbia Law School and Fordham University School of Law
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Abstract:

usury law, strategic default, consumer lending, marketplace lending, Madden v. Midland

16.

Supreme Court Amicus Brief of 19 Corporate Law Professors, Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association, No. 14-915

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Nov 2015
Harvard Law School, Harvard Law School, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Columbia Law School, Duke University School of Law, Stanford Law School, Columbia Law School, Widener University Delaware Law School, Yale Law School, Columbia Law School, New York University School of Law, University of Michigan Law School, Stanford Law School, Harvard Law School, Georgetown University Law Center, BC Law School, New York University School of Law, Harvard Law School and New York University (NYU)
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Abstract:

corporate politics, union politics, First Amendment, shareholder rights, corporate speech